The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


Did a Chipotle employee convince Danny Ainge to trade for Isaiah Thomas?

Isaiah Thomas has made Danny Ainge look pretty good so far. But do Boston Celtics fans have someone else to thank for the team’s acquisition of the high-scoring point guard? Ainge, the Celtics’ president of basketball operations, recently participated in a Q&A session with ESPN’s Chris Forsberg. Near the end of the interview, Ainge admitted he sometimes watches Celtics...
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge: Celtics’ Marcus Smart has shown ‘propensity to get injured’

Marcus Smart is one of the NBA’s most promising young players. He plays tenacious defense, has improved his shooting and still is developing as a distributor. If there’s any knock on his game, however, it’s that he’s had some trouble staying on the court. The Boston Celtics point guard suffered a unique left knee injury Friday night — officially classified as a subluxation...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge on Marcus Smart: 'He's shown the propensity to get injured'

Marcus Smart's injuries continue to pile up. Winslow Townson USA TodayMarcus Smart is only 21 years old, but already he's amassed a whole bunch of injuries. Is it a long-term problem the Boston Celtics are worried about, or just a minor blip that will eventually smooth itself out over time. Here's Celtics' President Danny Ainge's take, per ESPN Boston:"Well, hey, listen, when you...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dan Le Batard: Danny Ainge Owes Kevin McHale His Job For Kevin Garnett Trade

Danny Ainge already offered Kevin McHale a job with the Boston Celtics, but Dan Le Batard thinks he owes him more than that. The ESPN host talked about Ainge’s offer on “The Dan Le Batard Show” on Thursday, and he doesn’t think a job from the Celtics president of basketball operations is enough for McHale. As Le Batard sees it, Ainge owes the recently fired Houston Rockets...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge has already offered Kevin McHale a job with the Boston Celtics

Kevin McHale was fired by the Houston Rockets yesterday, and it didn't take long for old teammate Danny Ainge to offer him a spot with the Green.
Via CLNS Radio
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge has already offered Kevin McHale spot with Celtics

BOSTON — Since taking over as the Boston Celtics’ president of basketball operations, Danny Ainge has proved himself a man of opportunity. Apparently he was at it again Wednesday. Ainge told the Boston Herald’s Steve Bulpett he already has reached out to Kevin McHale about joining the Celtics in some capacity. McHale was fired by the Houston Rockets earlier Wednesday. ...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Trying To Balance Player Development With Competing Now

With all of the Boston Celtics' draft picks, Danny Ainge is more liberally using the D-League for players to get experience. “What I don’t want to have happen when we draft a player is for my coaching staff to have such a burden of trying to win, trying to make the playoffs, trying to win games and making judgments on their young players who can’t help them win,” Ainge said...
Via RealGM
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Goodman: LSU's Ben Simmons a Stud but Boston Celtics Danny Ainge Should Make Available Brooklyn Nets Draft Picks

Via CLNS Radio
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge: 1985-86 Boston Celtics 'the greatest of all-time'

Danny Ainge called into the Toucher & Rich show on 98.5 The Sports Hub for his weekly interview and talked about the current trade speculations and who he thinks is the greatest team of all-time.
Via CLNS Radio
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge: Boston Celtics' superstar might already be on team

Danny Ainge joined the Toucher & Rich show on 98.5 The Sports Hub Thursday morning. During the weekly interview, Ainge discussed the strategy of team building and whether or not the Celtics have a superstar.
Via CLNS Radio
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Top 10 matchups for Week 12 of the NFL season

The 10 most disappointed fan bases of the 2015 CFB season

Gronk: Takes mental toughness not to overeat on Thanksgiving

Blue Jays fans create website in effort to keep David Price

The five most overrated teams in the Week 13 coaches' poll

10 storylines for Week 13 of the college football season

Ranking the 10 best games of 2015 college football rivalry week

Examining the Mavericks' hot start

Johnny Bench(ed): Manziel demoted to third string

Mike Trout, four years in

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker